The Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation is proud to announce the appointment of Michelle Mapp to its Board of Directors. Michelle joins the Foundations Board of Directors with 20 years of executive experience in program management. We are very excited that Michelle has joined our Board of Directors. She is a proven leader and her service will provide benefits to our […]
The Spring cycle of Grants for the Common Good is here! This cycle will address two focus areas: encouraging positive youth development and addressing the root causes of poverty. The first step in the process, the online Letter of Intent, will be accepted from November 28 – January 5. Please see the Grants for the Common Good page for more […]
The Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation recently awarded $405,000 in its Grants for the Common Good program to twenty-six organizations working in Georgetown County. This competitive grant cycle was completed in late October. Three areas of the Bunnelle Foundation mission were addressed in this cycle. Awards made in the area of Meeting Basic Human Needs were to American Red Cross, […]
Leadership. Leadership is the watchword of all conversations concerning business, government, politics and anything else that matters. Just as strong leadership makes for successful businesses, strong leadership is essential to the success of a nonprofit organization. Make no mistake, a nonprofit is a business and needs to be conducted as such. It is governed by a Board of Directors who […]
The Fall cycle of Grants for the Common Good is here! This cycle will address three focus areas: meeting basic human needs, promoting economic vitality and preserving the environment. The first step in the process, the online Letter of Intent, will be accepted from June 6 – July 7. Please see the Grants for the Common Good page for more […]
The Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation recently awarded $345,000 in its Grants for the Common Good program to twenty-two organizations working in Georgetown County. This competitive grant cycle was completed in April. Geales Sands, Executive Director, said, We are pleased and proud to support these nonprofits. They all share our goal of improving the quality of life for our Countys residents. […]
On May 3 and May 4, many Georgetown County nonprofits participated in Lowcountry Giving Day 2016. The event was a 24-hour crowdfunding event designed to encourage the use of online technology for nonprofits to stimulate donor engagement and increase donor reach. This year, nearly 20,000 individual donations were made in the Lowcountry, totaling almost $4.2 million! This year marked the […]
Visit www.lowcountrygivingday.org for more information. On May 3, 2016, our community will unite for Lowcountry Giving Day, 24 hours of unprecedented nonprofit giving. This is your chance to make a real impact! Giving is easy (and fun), you can even pledge today!Give online at www.lowcountrygivingday.org or via text by visiting text.gives and using the keyword of your favorite nonprofits to […]
Everyone Wants to Save the World. They see step one as filing for 501 (c) 3 nonprofit status. There are so many reasons why this is a bad idea. Let me suggest a different approach. Chances are that you are acting on a good idea that you hatched in your own brain. Three cheers for you for thinking about how […]
We are pleased to announce that the Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation will be a contributor of incentive funds for Lowcountry Giving Day. To apply for a potential match opportunity through the Bunnelle Foundation, please click on this link to login and complete the Lowcountry Giving Day application. Applications are due by 11:59 PM on Thursday, January 28.
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